Though the bar is called Ordinary, it is anything but. This elegant and popular bar is imbued with an elegant atmosphere and features carved, polished wood walls, tables and seats, and leather banquettes. In addition to the craft beer and cocktail selection, they serve up a menu of light meals and sophisticated snacks like cheese plates, Giardiniera, cookies, and cupcakes. If you're looking for a classy night with drinks and good company, look no further than Ordinary.
Situated on Yale University's New Haven campus, Union League Cafe allows guests to savor classic French cuisine in an elegant and vibrant space that bears the resemblance of a 19th-century brasserie. The perfect setting for a romantic evening, the restaurant's vintage-themed interiors feature elaborate chandeliers, premium fabrics, sleek hardwood floors, and a traditional fireplace which lends the entire dining hall a majestic aura. The menu is well-structured and includes all-time favorites like the Crevettes Et Calamar, Canard Au Poivre, and the Lotte Au Vin Rouge. The cafe is also well-known for its desserts; especially the exquisite Creme Brulee Catalane.
168 York Street Cafe is a chic hangout spot, just ideal for enjoying a fun evening with your friends. This gay and lesbian bar is known for offering an extensive beverage list that include your favorite spirits and refreshing cocktails to accompany you for an evening here. The menu is moderately priced and the Happy Hours make this easy-on-your-pocket. The bar hosts some entertaining performances regularly and also has TV and WiFi for your entertainment. In case you feel hungry, 168 York Street Cafe offers a scrumptious finger food menu to munch on. While, on Sundays, they have special American breakfast and brunch menu that will entice your palate.
The history of this restaurant goes back to the 1920s , when it was established. However, due to damages it was shut down and reopened in 1991 after it was brought back to its former glory. The restaurant, embellished in wooden furnishing and chandeliers hanging from the ceiling that cover the place in its warm glow, will take you back to the early 20th Century. The menu features a classic Italian fare of pasta, risottos, salads, seafood and poultry dishes. Seafood lovers can gorge on some fresh catch at the raw bar. Dinner is served form Monday through Saturday from 5:30p.
This local dive bar is a popular favorite amongst locals with a taste for good food. Three Sheets boasts all the laid-back appeal of a locals bar, with the added perk of a food menu with delicious options like pickled fries, Angus beef burgers, clams on the half shell, sandwiches and personal pizzas to choose from. Paired with an impressive beer list, a full bar selection and live music, an evening at Three Sheets promises to be an enjoyable one.
The wide range of wood-fired pizzas, craft beer, and exquisite wines served at Nolo are amongst the best in the city. The fresh beer brewed at the on-site microbrewery offers refreshing options for those who like to grab a cold one to wash away their day's tiredness. The long list of organic wines featuring bottles procured from across the globe is as good as the beer collection, if not better. The food menu featuring diverse pizza, pasta, tapas, and grill options are delicious and tastes best when had with one of their drinks. Whether for grabbing a quick lunch or for satiating your late night hunger, Nolo is the place to be.
Elm City Social is the go-to place for those who are fond of the good life. A few drinks and delicious food here is bound to make you forget about your daily life and help you unwind. Apart from this, cocktail mixing, beer tasting, bar techniques and other classes are offered at Elm City Social for those interested. Elm City Social offers the provides you with the gastronomic experience New Haven has to offer.
Located right across the Omni Hotel in Downtown New Haven, Temple Grill offers a splendid wining and dining experience. As you enter, this quaint yet charming restaurant greets you with a warm and welcoming atmosphere that does well to help you relax and assure yourself of a great evening ahead. The menu boasts of dishes that are largely American with a twist of contemporary flavor, that is certain to send your taste-buds into a tingling frenzy. Feast on the signature Temple Grill Sandwiches or enjoy creating your own pastas with the elements of your choice and be sure to complement it with one of the bar's special cocktails.